What is Breast Lift?
Breast Lift surgery also referred to as Mastopexy is a cosmetic procedure where the surgeon removes excess skin from the breasts and rearranges the breast tissue and fat to be in perfect proportion with the rest of the body.
A breast lift is a safe and effective procedure. Patients go on to have normal and happier lives after this surgery.
Why Do Patients Opt For Mastopexy?
Some of the physical changes that led to breasts sagging are:
A breast lift helps the breasts in retaining their shape and ﬁrmness. It gives the women a more youthful look and restores their self-conﬁdence as well.
Who is the ideal candidate for Breast Lift?
If you fit into the below-listed criteria, then you are definitely an ideal candidate for a Breast Lift surgery:
1. A healthy woman who has physical or psycological concerns about her saggy breasts.
2. A woman whose breasts have fully developed.
3. A woman who has realistic expectations about the result of the surgery.
4. A non-smoker, non-diabetic and no cardiac issues.
5. A woman who is not currently breastfeeding or pregnant.
What Is The Cost Of Breast Lift In India?
The cost of this surgery depends on various factors such as:
Procedure done for breast lift surgery.
Your unique case.
Location of clinic and experience of the doctor.
Therefore, one cannot write down a ballpark ﬁgure for this surgery. The actual cost estimate will be given to you by your cosmetic surgeon after your consultation.
What To Expect During Recovery?
After the surgery, you will be kept under observation for a couple of hours. Your vitals will be monitored during the recovery period.
The plastic surgeon will let you know how to take care of your breasts during the recovery period. You may be given a support bra to wear as an aid during this time. The cosmetic surgeon will prescribe medicines and ointments to help you remain comfortable and pain-free after the surgery.
After the surgery, you will begin to witness changes in your breasts’ appearance and feel immediately. They will appear to be higher, younger and ﬁrmer.
Generally, recovering from a breast lift takes about 2-3 weeks.
What To Expect Before The Surgery?
The doctor will ask you to take some routine blood tests in the week before the surgery. You may need to undergo a mammography to establish a baseline for future reference. He may also ask you to discontinue some of your regular medicines to avoid any conﬂicts with the surgery. If you are a smoker then you will have to give up smoking in the few weeks leading up to the procedure.